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The Ompompanoosuc River ( ) is a river, about 25 mi (40 km) long, in eastern Vermontmarker in the United Statesmarker. It is a tributary of the Connecticut River, which flows to Long Island Soundmarker. According to the Geographic Names Information System, the river has also been known by the names "Om-pom-pa-noos-uc" and "Pompanoosuc."

The Ompompanoosuc River rises in eastern Orange Countymarker in the town of Vershiremarker, and flows generally southwardly through the towns of West Fairleemarker and Thetfordmarker into northeastern Windsor Countymarker, where it joins the Connecticut River in the town of Norwichmarker.

In Thetford the river is dammed by the Union Village Dam, which was completed in 1950 as part of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project for flood control..

The West Branch Ompompanoosuc River flows generally southeastwardly through the towns of Vershire and Straffordmarker to Thetford, where it joins the main stem of the river.

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